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Essays are a short literary composition that reflects the author's outlook or point a short this includes biographies, history, essays, speech, and narrative non fiction nonfiction opposes fiction and is distinguished from those fiction genres of literature like poetry and drama which is the next section we will discuss genres. Like its larger counterpart, the compact literature: approaches to fiction, poetry, and drama by robert diyanni this literary breadth is supplemented by extensive coverage of writing about literature, making this book an excellent text for introduction to literature courses as well as literature-based composition courses.
College-level composition course designed to assist students in writing 750- to 1500-word essays on topics in various academic disciplines explores contributions of the writer to the body of modern world literature -- poetry, fiction, drama -- along with aspects of the writers' politics and the social milieus that form their. English 111, the second semester of freshman composition and a foundational writing course, introduces students to techniques for close reading of literary texts in this course the students will become familiar with three of the major genres of literature (fiction, poetry, and drama) and read and write critically about one or.